Hayes Jernigan Finley
Fox Rothschild LLP
Hayes Jernigan Finley is an associate based in the Raleigh office of the national law firm of Fox Rothschild LLP. She focuses her practice on issues surrounding environmental, land use, energy and administrative law. She assists her clients in navigating complex regulatory and political matters before government agencies, permitting officials and state and federal courts. Hayes also represents developers and private businesses in environmental remediation and clean-up activities; negotiates resolutions of environmental enforcement actions; litigates agricultural exemptions to various environmental regulations; represents local governments and private citizens in water supply planning and surface water disputes; and obtains local land use and zoning approvals for a wide range of projects. Hayes was recently appointed by the North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper to the Board of Directors of Advanced Energy, which works to ensure that energy is clean, affordable, reliable, efficient and safe for all people.